"A stunning graphic picture book by award-winng author illlustrator Marc Martin with quirky observations and facts about different places around the world. Hong Kong, the Amazon, Antarctica, India u from the villages, towns and cities where most people live, to the deserts and vast oceans that cover the surface of the Earth, there is lots to discover, experience and learn from our planet.aAabook about everything for all ages. a "
Marc Martin is an illustrator, artist and book maker based in Melbourne, Australia. His illustrations have been commissioned by clients such as Monocle magazine, Wired magazine, The Financial Review, Capital magazine, The Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and various festivals. He is also the author and illustrator of five books, A Forest (Penguin Books, 2012), Silent Observer (Erm Books, 2011), The Curious Explorer's Illustrated Guide to Exotic Animals A-Z (Penguin Books, 2013), Max (Penguin Books, 2014) and A River (Penguin Books, 2015). Marc's books are published internationally, and A Forest won the 2013 Crichton Award for Children's Book Illustration. http://marcmartin.com